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Posted on: January 3, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Norfolk police seek assistance in locating man involved in a series of larcenies

NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) - Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 48-year-old William C. Broughton of Norfolk who is wanted for several larcenies in Norfolk.

It is believed that Broughton blends in with visitors and employees to steal personal belongings including wallets and purses. Broughton then uses the stolen cash and credit cards to make purchases.Surveillance Photograph of William C. Broughton

Larcenies have taken place at the following facilities since the beginning of December 2019:

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Tidewater Community College
  • Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
  • Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Lake Taylor Hospital
  • Depaul Hospital
  • Tobacco Inn

Broughton is wanted for 6 felony charges including Credit Card Theft, Credit Card Forgery, and Credit Card Fraud.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Broughton is encouraged call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-UP or submit a tip by using the P3Tips mobile app.

Stay with Norfolk Police News for updates to story, and other breaking news.

Wanted Poster - William C. Broughton

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